BREAKING: Falcons Cut Takk McKinley Days After He Called Them ‘Clowns’ For Turning Down Trades

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Takk McKinley is now a free man.

The Atlanta Falcons announced Monday that they have waived former first-round pick Takk McKinley.

His release come days after he took to Twitter and called the franchise ‘clowns’ for turning down potential trades to get him out of town.

In 2020, McKinley has appeared in four games for the Falcons and recorded eight total tackles, one sack and one pass defense.